The Fitness Industry Podcast, powered by Australian Fitness Network. Exploring everything from client coaching and hypertrophy, to nutrient timing, leadership and business growth, The Fitness Industry Podcast features insightful conversations with global leaders in the fitness industry.
Refocusing to lead the fitness industry into the future, with Steve Pettit
Steve Pettit chats with The Fitness Industry Podcast's Oliver Kitchingman about brand refreshes, the surge in demand for personal training, the opportunity for clubs and trainers to double down on social connection, and why PTs should view online training services as tools to complement, rather than compete with, their services.
How corrective exercise can help PTs grow business and revenue, with Justin Price
Justin Price is the creator of The BioMechanics Method Corrective Exercise Specialist Certification, the fitness industry’s highest rated specialty certification with trained specialists in over 70 countries. Here, the former personal trainer and fitness instructor chats with The Fitness Industry Podcast’s Oliver Kitchingman about preventing clients from falling off the fitness wagon, incorporating advanced exercise skills into your PT services, increasing your professionalism and revenue, and the importance of simplicity.
Coaching with care, connection and inclusion, with Ian O’Dwyer
Ian O’Dwyer, known simply as ‘OD’ in the industry, is a movement practitioner and educator who aspires to lead and innovate the wellbeing field. In this chat with The Fitness Industry Podcast’s Bel Fong, he discusses self-osteo myofascial applications, giving clients what they need physically, mentally and emotionally, and the importance of self-care for trainers.
Give your business the cultural advantage, with Kristen Green
Acclaimed facility manager and industry leader Kristen Green is the first Australian to receive the coveted IHRSA Women’s Leader Award. Here, she chats with The Fitness Industry Podcast’s Oliver Kitchingman about the 5P model for cultural success, the false economy of keeping popular team members who don’t exhibit your club’s values, and helping your team generate raving fans and referrals.
The obstacle course of an incredible life in fitness, with Sara Kooperman
Visionary fitness educator Sara Kooperman has greatly impacted countless fitness careers. Here, she chats with The Fitness Industry Podcast’s Katrina Cochrane about growing her network of nine annual fitness conventions from one loss-making workshop; the importance of staying true to your budget as well as your vision; managing team members to their strengths; and giving back to the industry by mentoring others.
Real ‘Happy meals’ for brighter brains, with Kristen Beck
Nutritionist and exercise scientist Kristen Beck has over 20 years’ experience in the nutrition, supplement and fitness industries. Here, she chats with The Fitness Industry Podcast’s Katrina Cochrane about nutrition and brain health; adrenal fatigue and severe anxiety; the calming effect of a healthy gut microbiome; and how eating more vegies is the first step to a happier brain!